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The Burpee Workout: Get Fit Fast With This Simple Exercise | The Art of Manliness

When I played football in high school, my offensive line coach had an exercise he liked to use on us for punishment. When we were caught screwing …

How to Prep for a Burpee

Page: 1Next »<p>Coach Kelly emphasizes the importance of keeping the burpee as simple as possible and therefore more efficient.<p>Believe it or not, it is …

5 Tips on How to Improve Your Burpees

There are few exercises that invoke the look of disgust in a big strong athlete than burpees...in the same way, just the mere mention of burpees …

Vertex Ultralight Backpacking Stove leaves more room for food

If there's one thing liable to ruin the backpacking experience, it's being weighed down by too much baggage. The problem is there are several things …

Backpacking

Therm-A-Rest ProLite 3 Small Sleeping Pad

I got to thinking again…<p>This time about air pads. My Therm-A-Rest ProLite 4 was my first air pad. I actually bought it used (in “like-new” condition) …

Our JMT Thru Hike, What Worked & What Didn't

6 things I learned driving the ICON Thriftmaster

It's the first old pickup we'd actually want to drive hard in the canyons.<p>We spent a day driving Icon's Thriftmaster prototype while mind-melding with Jonathan Ward, the company's obsessively passionate founder. To be sure, this<p>is one impeccably crafted truck. But, perhaps more importantly, it may …

Luxury Lifestyle

Volkswagen announces new midsize SUV for the American market

Leave no segment untouched.<p>On the eve of the North American International Auto Show, Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn announced a new midsize SUV for the American market. With seven seats, the as yet unnamed SUV will slot in above the Touareg and will launch in 2016. Winterkorn said that …

Drive Notes: 2014 BMW 320i

A base 3er that surprises, for several reasons.<p><i>The R&T staff drives and performance-tests hundreds of new cars every year. Because we don't have time to give each one the full review treatment, we share select logbook notes here, in a quick, easily digested format. Unless noted otherwise, each test</i> …

Deuce Coupe revival: Ford's brand new '32 5-Window bodies

Hot rodder's classic coach gets a second lease on life.<p>For hot rodders, no prewar platform is more sought-after than the 'Deuce Coupe'—Ford's two-door 1932 5-Window phenomenon. Trouble is, after 82 years, getting your mitts on one (much less an example worth building around) can be challenging even …

Christophe Schwartz is driving a '74 Dodge Charger at Le Mans

The 24 Hours of Le Mans gets a star-spangled homage.<p>Even at idle, the palpitating eight-cylinder NASCAR rumble enamors bystanders. Those French locals are accustomed to howling from thoroughbred Italian prototypes or the valvetrain blare of an air-cooled Porsche, but not this. Not a Hemi.<p>To the …

Sports Cars

Kelty PK 50 Backpack

Zipperless outdoor gear is (almost) a trend at the show this year. Sierra Designs unveiled a new sleeping bag without interlocking teeth. (It uses an integrated comforter to seal up; we liked it so much we gave it an award, too.)<p>And Kelty has pulled off a potentially even niftier trick with the PK …

Bomber Shells

Marmot Prodigy Light Shell Hoodie<p><b>The Claim:</b> A do-it-all soft shell.<p><b>The Reality:</b> I hosed down this wind-blocking and water-resistant Gore Wind-stopper shell for five minutes before it soaked through, and the medium-weight fabric survived an army crawl through a briar patch. The flex-friendly panels …

Outdoor Research Halogen Jacket

The Halogen can’t do it all, but it does so much so well that it rates as one of the most versatile winter jackets we’ve ever tested. The fit is athletic but comfortable, and the combination of PrimaLoft insulation in the front, back, and upper arms with breathable stretch side panels strikes the …

Patagonia Encapsil Down Belay Parka

You see strange things when you head up R&D at Patagonia. Like goose down floating in illuminated tubes. You go to strange places. Like secret labs inside white-washed corporations in Austin, Texas.<p>For five years, Randy Harward was on a quest to build the "best down parka ever made." Those are …

TheQ Camera

TheQ may be the most convenient travel cam we’ve ever seen. Available in nine colors, it’s waterproof, free of distracting knobs and menus, and capable of uploading photos to Twitter, Facebook, and other social-media sites instantly via AT&T’s 3G network (new or existing data plan required). Plus, …

Bet on Sports | Online Betting Site Betway

Online betting site Betway<p>From the first kick to the last stride. Every shot, every point, every race, every win – experience it like never before at …

Horse Racing

The 10 Biggest Fitness Myths

Chances are some bogus training advice has wormed its way into your fitness regimen. Time to root it out. Here are the ten performance myths holding you back, from pre-race stretching to the evils of high-fructose corn syrup. Plus: Three truisms that are still up for debate.<p>Myth #1: Stretching …